NASA Takes on Efficient Aircraft for Quieter Skies

NASA Takes on Efficient Aircraft for Quieter Skies
Design

Joby Aviation-NASA venture features experimental wings loaded with electric motors for cleaner, smoother rides

Janet Burns
  • 26 march 2015

NASA recently announced the ongoing testing of a next-gen aircraft which, with its 18 wing-mounted motors, stands to be 60 percent more efficient than similarly sized aircraft today.

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